Foods with Strong Scents? You’ll Eat Less.

In an article on Healthland.Time.com (March 21, 2012), writer Alice Park talks about why people tend to eat less of food that have strong smells.

“A whiff of a decadent dessert can whet the appetite, but new research suggests that when it comes to the smell of food, you can have too much of a good thing.

In an odd but clever experiment, Rene de Wijk, a sensory scientist at Food & Biobased Research in the Netherlands, decided to investigate how smell affects the amount people eat.”

Read more: http://healthland.time.com/2012/03/21/why-we-eat-less-of-foods-with-strong-aromas/#ixzz1qQ1WcX8V


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